TORONTO - The Ontario government says it's willing to meet with Craigslist to talk about removing prostitution-related from the online service's sites in the province. Ontario sent a letter last month to Craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster asking him to shut down links to prostitution-relatedand Manitoba announced it was following Ontario's lead.
However, Ontario Children's Services Minister Laurel Broten says instead of removing theCraigslist has asked to meet provincial officials. She says the government is "very, very interested" in meeting with Craigslist to talk about removing the as one way to protect vulnerable women. Ontario's Tories and New Democrats say if U-S states were able to persuade Craigslist to drop the then Ontario should be able to do the same.
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